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Vietnam War

Who was the war fought between? North and South Vietnam
What is the name of the group that the United States fought in the Vietnam War? VietCong
What was the Vietnam War fought over? Communism
Who was the leader of North Vietnam? Ho Chi Minh
What was the name of the North Vietnamese government? Viet Minh
When did the Vietnam War begin? 1954
When did the Vietnam War end? 1975
Why did the United States get involved? To stop the spread of communism
Whose side of the war was the United States on? South Vietnam
Who was the president of the United States during the Vietnam War? Lyndon Johnson
What is another name for the Vietnam War? Helicopter War
What chemical were the bombs dropped on Vietnam made with? Napalm
What was the name of the Communists' attack on a Vietnamese holiday in February 1968? Tet Offensive
What law passed by Congress gave President Johnson power to expand the U.S. role in the war? Gulf of Tonkin Resolution
Which side won the war in 1975? North Vietnam
Created by: Mr. Ballinger
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